Board of Jewish Education of Metropolitan Chicago's Online Resource Center

Terms and Conditions

Payment Policy
Accepted Methods of Payment
Credit Card (Visa, Master Card)
Check/Money Order

Credit Card Charges
Your credit card will be charged when you place your order. If we are not able to fulfill your order for any reason your credit card will be refunded.

Mailing Address for Check/Money Order
Board of Jewish Education of Metropolitan Chicago
3320 Dundee Road
Northbrook, Illinois

Shipping Policy
All orders are shipped within 10 business days.
We use the following carriers to deliver our order:
Order Tracking
If a tracking # is provided by the shipping carrier, we will update your order with the tracking information. Please note that some orders using 1st Class USPS mail will not have tracking numbers.

Shipping Rates
The rate charged for the shipping of your order is based on the weight of your products, and your location. Before the final checkout page you will be shown what the cost of shipping will be, and you will have a chance to cancel your order.

Back Orders
If an item goes on back order we will ship you the part of your order that is in stock. When the item becomes available we will ship you the rest of your order. You will not be charged any additional shipping and handling for the second shipment.
Returns, Refunds and Exchanges Policy
Books written and published by the Board of Jewish Education of Metropolitan Chicago may not be returned or exchanged. For information about returns, refunds and exchanges of items purchased through please see that vendor’s Returns, Refunds and Exchanges Policy.

Terms of Use
Use of Content from this Website
The Board of Jewish Education of Metropolitan Chicago (BJE) provides the content on this website ( The BJE invites visitors to use its online content for personal, educational and other non-commercial purposes. By using the BJE website, you accept and agree to abide by the following terms.

Intellectual Property Rights in Content
The BJE is the owner of the compilation of content that is posted on, which consists of text, images, audio, video, databases, design, codes and software (“Content”). However, the BJE does not necessarily own each component of the compilation. The Content that the BJE makes available on may be owned by the BJE, owned by others and used with their permission (such as user-generated content), or used in accordance with applicable law. Some Content is in the public domain and some Content is protected by third party rights, such as copyright, trademark, rights of publicity, privacy, and contractual restrictions.
The BJE endeavors to provide information that it possesses about the copyright status of the Content and to identify any other terms and conditions that may apply to use of the Content (such as trademark, rights of privacy or publicity, donor restrictions, etc.); however, the BJE can offer no guarantee or assurance that all pertinent information is provided or that the information is correct in each circumstance. It is your responsibility to determine what permission(s) you need in order to use the Content and, if necessary, to obtain such permission.

Permitted Uses
The BJE welcomes you to make fair use of the Content as defined by copyright law. Information on United States copyright fair use law is available from the United States Copyright Office: Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.
In addition, the BJE allows personal, educational, and other non-commercial uses of the Content on the following terms:
You must cite the author and source of the Content as you would material from any printed work.
You must also cite and link to, when possible, as the source of the Content.
You may not remove any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices including attribution information, credits, and notices, that are placed in or near the text, images, or data.
You must comply with all terms or restrictions other than copyright (such as trademark, publicity and privacy rights, or contractual restrictions) as may be specified in the metadata or as may otherwise apply to the Content.

Unauthorized Uses Require Prior Written Permission
You may not use the Content for commercial purposes. This means that you may not sell the Content or sell materials, products or services that use and incorporate the Content, nor may you use the Content to promote or advertise products or services. If you wish to use the Content for any purpose beyond the permitted uses, such as a commercial use or publication (except as may be permitted by fair use under the copyright law), you must obtain prior written permission from the BJE (or other owner of the Content as applicable).
Send your permission request to:
Board of Jewish Education
3320 Dundee Road
Northbrook, IL 60062

Interactive Features and User-Generated Content
The BJE provides certain interactive features, such as the Idea Exchange and Professional Learning Communities, for the exchange of ideas and information by visitors in furtherance of its mission. Accordingly, the BJE encourages you to interact with its site, subject to the following conditions:

You are solely responsible for the content that you submit.
By posting content, you are giving the BJE and those authorized by the BJE permission to use it for any educational, promotional or other standard BJE purpose.
You will not post any content that is off-topic, partisan-political, contains personal attacks or expletives, or is otherwise abusive, threatening, unlawful, harassing, discriminatory, libelous, obscene, false, pornographic, or that infringes on the rights of any third party.
You will only post content that is yours or for which you have received permission from the person or entity that owns the content and the related intellectual property rights.
You will not insert your own or a third party’s advertising or promotional content into your posting.
You understand that the BJE may monitor or review discussions, chats, postings, transmissions, bulletin boards or any other postings from time to time. The BJE reserves the right to choose which lessons submitted to the Idea Exchange will be posted.
You understand that the BJE assumes no responsibility or liability arising from the posting of your content or for any error, defamation, libel, omission, obscenity, danger or inaccuracy contained in any posted information or from any failure or delay in removing such content.
You will not introduce any software viruses, worms or other programs designed to damage software, hardware or telecommunications equipment.
You agree that you will not collect information about the users of this website or use such information for any purpose.
You are not under the age of 13.

The BJE reserves the right to monitor content or information provided by website visitors in its sole discretion, to edit or remove any content that, in the BJE’s judgment, does not comply with the foregoing rules. The BJE is not responsible for any user-generated content that is posted on the BJE, or for any failure or delay in removing such content.

Copyright Complaints
If you have any complaints or objections to Content posted on because it was not properly credited or it was posted without permission and you are the copyright owner, please contact the, with your contact information and a link to the relevant Content.

Links to Third Party Sites
BJE’s may link to third party sites which are not under the control of the BJE. These links are provided as a convenience and for informational purposes only, and they do not indicate the BJE’s endorsement, sponsorship of, or affiliation with the third party or content of the linked website, including any advertisements that may be posted. The BJE has no control over, makes no representation or warranty and bears no responsibility for the accuracy, legality or content of the externally linked sites.

Links FROM Third Party Sites
Linking is an important feature that facilitates searching and making connections among websites. If you link to the BJE website, you agree to present the link in a manner that does not give the impression that the BJE endorses, whether expressly or implicitly, any products, services or opinions provided on your website and that the link contains a clearly written notice that the user is leaving your website and accessing another.

The Content is provided “as is” without a warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular use, and/or non-infringement. The BJE shall not be responsible or liable for any damage that may occur due to your use of the BJE website or downloading any Content from
Reservation of Rights
The BJE reserves the right to change these Terms of Use from time to time without notice; changes shall be effective upon posting. Please check back regularly for updates. Failure of the BJE to enforce any of these terms shall not constitute a waiver of such terms.
Warranty and Indemnity
By using BJE’s you represent and warrant that your use will be consistent with these Terms of Use, including fair use. You agree to indemnify, defend and hold the BJE harmless from all claims, causes of action, allegations, costs, expenses, fees (including reasonable attorneys’ fees), judgments, liabilities, losses, and damages arising from or relating to your use of the BJE website.

Applicable Law and Jurisdiction
These Terms of Use and any amendments or revisions shall be governed by applicable federal law and the laws of the state of Illinois, without regard to its conflict of laws principles. Any case, controversy, suit, action, or proceeding arising out of, in connection with, or related to these Terms of Use shall be brought in the appropriate federal court.Bottom of Form

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